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Dustin Diamond, who played Screech in the popular television series “Saved by the Bell” (“Saved by the Bell”) He is hospitalized in Florida (USA), according to specialized media reported this Tuesday.
Diamond, 44, was admitted to a hospital for the weekend of this state after feeling pain throughout his body and general discomfort, according to the specialized media TMZ, which added that his environment is concerned that it may be some type of cancer.
The actor’s representative confirmed to the Hollywood Life media that the interpreter is hospitalized and pointed out that “at this point they are doing more tests to determine” the diagnosis.
According to TMZ, among the several tests that Diamond has undergone is a biopsy.
He explained that the concern that he suffers from some type of cancer is due to the fact that his family has a history in this regard, including his mother who died of breast cancer.
The interpreter, who played the character Samuel “Screech” Powers, is part of the original cast of the popular 1990s series “Saved by the Bell”, which ran for 4 seasons, and was part of the spin-off “Saved by the Bell: The College Years “(” Saved by the Bell: The College Years “)
Diamond was the only member of the original cast who was not called in for the relaunch of the series last year via the Peacock platform, although the other actors noted that the door was open.
After the end of the series, his personal life has gone through some ups and downs. In 2015, he was sentenced to four months in prison for an altercation in Wisconsin involving a stabbing. and five years earlier he had faced difficulties with his mortgage payment.
In 2009, he published a biography, “Behind the Bell,” in which he did not paint a friendly portrait of his former co-stars, which he would later regret, as he confessed in 2016 in an interview he gave Mario López, who was precisely part of the show.
Diamond confessed to his former partner that the book was written by someone else who interviewed him and then he fabricated many of the allegations made in the publication that had to do with drugs and sex.